"Smooth, Smoky, Silky Jazz Vocalist"
Performs "feel good" jazz and rhythm/blues in a range that reaches five octaves. Expressing her passion of singing positive lyrics that speak of living loving and loving living Cheri has found her niche, calling it "Jazzin' the Spirit"!
Her sound is comparable to Sarah Vaughn and Phyllis Hyman. Her style brings to mind Nancy Wilson. Cheri blends all of it adding her own, unique touch to every song she sings.
Cheri is a former member of Funk-a-fied (later became known as Midnight Star) and has opened for Nancy Wilson, Maxi Priest, Phil Perry, and E.W.F. She has also performed with Benny Maupin of "Head Hunters" fame, and has jammed with Roy Ayers, and Jennifer Lewis.
Patrice Rushen and Larry Baptiste produced earlier recording projects of Cheri's. Marlo Henderson produced Cheri's latest project, One With Spirit.
Cheri performances have been on radio, television, theater, and in corporate board rooms. She lives her passion of being in love with the blessings of life and sharing this through music. Her cd's are played on Positive Music Radio, Unity Radio, Myspace, and ReverbNation.